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Temple of the Reclining Buddha (Wat Pho)

2 Sanamchai Road. | Grand Palace, Pranakorn, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
+66 2 226 0335
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One of the oldest and largest temples in Bangkok features the famous Reclining Buddha, which is the largest in Thailand measuring more than 150 feet in length.
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2 Sanamchai Road. | Grand Palace, Pranakorn, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
+66 2 226 0335
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Reviewed today

Must visit for first timer to Bangkok. Incredible and stunning place. Entrance fee is 100 THB. Clean toilet.

Thank mosiangcloud
Reviewed today

See the top sights in Bangkok with a professional guide who shares key details about each place you visit along with the history of Thailand’s capital

Thank jessicaschneider992
Reviewed today via mobile

Not a big fan in Bangkok but I was very fascinated by this. It is pretty amazing and it to be missed.

Thank Chris T
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I visited this temple in Thailand with my friends . Firstly there is entry fee of 100 Bhati per person to go inside . As soon as you enter you will see the grand tomb like structures and so so many Buddha ( golden )...More

Thank Raman_4
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Basically it is a worship place for buddhist. Just like another worship place, its holy and sacred. Tourists cant enter it any time, you have to follow the schedule. What makes it special is the iconic buddha statue made from 5 tons golden. Can you...More

Thank Farah A
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

For being one of the top tourist attractions, it was disappointing. The budda was nice but was in a building. It would of been impressive outside like the Budda on Lantau island in Hong Kong. Not much else in the complex but some buildings. If...More

Thank sj9400
Reviewed yesterday

I too was disappointed that it was inside a building which meant that viewing it was difficult. Managed to fit the head in my viewfinder, had to take the body in another shot, some interesting details though!

Thank AAManuel
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Recommand to all visitors we visit to Thailand.We enjoy very much very easy to travel forward and back.Very interesting Temples to visit especially and perform prayers

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I never go to Bangkok without a visit to the reclining Buddha. It has changed little over the years but has become very crowded. Still worth a visit.

Thank malcolm d
Reviewed 2 days ago

A nice place to go if you want to see buddhas and temples but there's not much to see in this area and very touristy.

Thank Vahnee P
While you’ll see skyscrapers in most parts of Bangkok,
it’s the gilded roofs of ancient pagodas that adorn
the skyline of Banglamphu, the city’s historical and
most touristic district. Hordes of tourists flock to
this area to tick quite a few must-see attractions off
their to-do list, with the Grand Palace being the most
spectacular of them all. Banglamphu is also home to
Bangkok’s infamous tourist ghetto, centered around
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17 October 2017|
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Response from PatriciaM131 | Reviewed this property |
Visible tattoos are fine .. many Thais have them. As long as you are covered appropriately, t-shirt and shorts, some places do not allow vests, you will be fine
Paul C
15 October 2017|
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Response from sanjeevkumarb2017 | Reviewed this property |
No, all roads are closed till 28th Oct.
Bianca Ann S
15 October 2017|
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Response from PatriciaM131 | Reviewed this property |
If you are not in the correct attire some places will offer you a wrap around skirt and a t shirt to wear .. so yes best in long pants an long sleeved shirt. At the grand palace they will also check your shoes... no flip... More